Who: For all Android users on the 8.1 update.
What: Android 8.1 WiFi Speed Labels basically tell you if your surrounding WiFi networks are slow or fast in a straightforward manner.
How Does It Work: When you turn on WiFi and pull up a list of nearby WiFi networks, your phone will tell you if they are Slow, OK, Fast, or Very Fast.
Google’s speed label definition
- Slow: If you can use Wi-Fi calling, you can make phone calls and send texts.
- OK: You can read webpages, use social media, and stream music.
- Fast: You can stream most videos.
- Very Fast: You can stream very high-quality videos.
If you want to opt out of this feature then follow the steps. Settings>Network & Internet>Wi-Fi>Wi-Fi Preferences>Advanced>Network rating provider and choosing “None.”